Measuring the degree of engagement and “consumerism” in healthcare
Consumers are assuming increased responsibility for the cost of their healthcare, but are they ready? In this annual study, Alegeus asked consumers to assess their attitudes and behavior for a wide set of spending and saving decisions in an effort to measure the industry’s progress in empowering consumers to take greater ownership of their healthcare finances.
How much progress has been made over the past several years in shifting toward true “consumerism”? What is the degree of cost and value orientation exhibited by today’s healthcare consumers during “spending” decisions? What is the degree of savings focus and discipline being exhibited by healthcare consumers in preparing for out of pocket costs – both now and into the future?
Fill out the form on the right to dive into the complete research findings, looking at year-over-year trends and key statistics for consumer healthcare spending and saving habits.